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Nostradamus

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Michel de Nostredame, usual Lat to Nostradamus, was a French apothecary and reputed seer who published collections of pro that have since become famous worldwide. He is best known for his book Les Propheties ( "The Prophecies "), the fi edition of wh appeared in 1555. Since the public of th book, which has ra been out of print si his death, Nostradamus has attra a follow that, alo wi the popular press, cre him wi predicting ma major world events. The proph ha in some cases been assimilated to the results of apply the alleged Bible code, as well as to other purported prophetic works. Most academic sources maintain th the asso ma between world ev and Nostradamus's quatrains are largely the res of misi or mistranslations (sometimes deliberate) or else are so tenuous as to re them useless as evi of any genu predictive power. Moreover, none of the sources li offers any evi that anyone has ever interpreted any of Nostradamus's quatrains specifically en to allow a clear ide of any event in advance.